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Data Analyst

Project Support Services, Inc.
Arlington, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Thank you for your interest in Project Support Services Inc. Project Support Services Inc. is currently seeking a Data Analyst. The candidates must be able to successfully complete a background investigation.  Successful candidates will be charged with performing the duties listed below individually and as part of a team.

Project Support Services Inc. is a progressive Service-Disabled Veteran-owned business with the best interest of its employees and clients at the forefront of its platform.  Project Support Services Inc. offers an excellent compensation package including competitive salaries, health care coverage (medical, dental, and vision), vacation, paid holidays, 401k retirement package, and more. 

Interested applicants should apply for this job using the directions listed in this application. 

The Data Analyst will provide services supporting data analytics and will require qualifications, capabilities and skills related to statistical analysis, modeling, trend analysis, forecasting, mathematical formulations, performance measurement, and data presentation. The Data Analyst will gather and organize information from a variety of sources such as records, computer files, previous studies, interviews, and accountable property. This position shall support a federal law enforcement agency.  

The Data Analyst is a subject matter expert in statistical theory, techniques and methodology and is responsible for developing and conducting research, compiling internal statistical data, analyzing data, and preparing reports and briefings. The Data Analyst performs data management by collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and presenting quantitative information (data elements) to advise on statistical trending, forecast improvement opportunities, develop performance measures, and recommend strategy. The Data Analyst supports the development and revision of statistical methodologies needed to meet strategic objectives and analyzes data to evaluate and determine future behaviors to improve performance. The Data Analyst focuses on collecting and providing data analytics that are descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive to leadership, program offices, and other functional areas.
 
Must be a U.S. Citizen

Must be able to pass a background check
 
Responsibilities:
  • Utilize the systems available to obtain data for research studies and reports.
  • Determine appropriate statistical procedures for analysis of data and accomplishes its implementation.
  • Solves statistical and data table relationship problems encountered in research and
  • data management situations.
  • Create multiple programs and/or scripts to achieve queries and comprehensive statistical analyses for given data set in multiple combinations of variables and time-sequences.
  • Consolidate data from different databases and prepares an integrated analysis.
  • Interpret the statistical significance of project findings. Multiple projects are coordinated and kept in progress simultaneously.
  • Plan and conduct special studies/projects as assigned.
  • Plan and conduct statistical research projects to evaluate, design and tabulate results in the general area of statistics and experimental design.
  • Study subordinate or peer technical reviews of professional studies, research and analysis and challenges or validates the findings by considering the impact on national missions, programs, and/or directives.
  • Serves as a recognized authority, expert, and leader in a statistics or related regulatory field of specification.  Develops broad, complex programs of scientific conclusions, opinions, and recommendations that are critical to the mission.
  • Serves as a technical authority, leader, and expert in the development and
  • interpretation of organization guidelines.
  • Reviews organizational statistical measurements, reports, and documents for policy implications, and impacts on organization-wide, district, and industry activities.
  • Report and/or publish, when appropriate, the experimental design and statistical aspects of statistical methodology and research findings.
  • Give briefings and presentations on the effort.
  • Issue reports, whether for publication or for internal use only, as sole author in
  • collaboration with colleagues.
  • Provide expert analysis and advice on Division/District/agency-wide programs or  issues of national impact, to include:
    • Appling advanced techniques to interpret and evaluate findings resulting from analysis.
    • Reconciling conflicts between basic policies and program goals.
    • Providing expert advice and recommendations to top management officials.
    • Identifying reasons for the nature and/or extent of program-related problems that arise and investigates areas in need of improvements.
    • Recommending options that remedy problematic situations.
    • Writing comprehensive resolution recommendations.
    • Formally presenting findings before large and diverse audiences, such as Federal, state and local government representatives, special interest groups, the community, the media, etc.
When existing techniques are not applicable, develops new statistical methods using expert knowledge of mathematical and applied statistics. Develops survey methodology and analyzes data using parametric and nonparametric methods, mixed model analysis, multivariate analysis, profit analysis, survival analysis, logistic regression, linear regression, ordinal regression, multivariate regression, principal components analysis and discriminate analysis.

Qualifications:
•     Bachelor’s Degree in statistics or comparable field of study is required
•     Five years of specialized experience related to the required duties
•     Time management, organization, and prioritization skills
•     Ability to build and maintain relationships with internal employees as well as
outside sources
•     Communication skills
•     Exhibit a high level of confidentiality
•     Ability to adapt quickly and effectively to change
•     Knowledge of Microsoft Office software

After submitting your resume, you will receive an e-mail acknowledging receipt of your resume. A Project Support Services Inc. representative will contact you if we determine your unique qualifications, skills, and experience are a match for our job needs. This process may take a few weeks, which we hope you will understand. Bottom of Form
 

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